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Ursal L. Cody

May 6, 1915 October 12, 2016
Ursal L. Cody
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Ursal Lucille Cody passed away October 12, 2016, at the age of 101. She was born May 6, 1915, in Portland, MI, daughter to Allen George 'Allen' and Sara (Hay) Wilcox. She had worked at Fisher Body, as a lunch aide at Greenwood Elementary in Grand Ledge, and as a volunteer at the Grand Ledge Senior Center. She attended Grand Ledge Baptist Church. She loved baseball, supporting the Grand Ledge teams, Lugnuts, and Tigers. Ursal especially loved kids and time with her family. Ursal is survived by her daughters Marian (Charles) Hershelman and Lorrene Cody; son Jerry (Sherrill) Cody; daughters-in-law Betty and Sonnie Cody; 14 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; 9 great-great-grandchildren; sister Margaret Warder; brothers-in-law Harold Cody and Keith Lawrence. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 74 years Edward “Ted”; sons Jim, Larry, and Joe; son-in-law Jim Garner; grandson Sean Cody; sister Lois Lawrence; brothers Donald, Arnold, and Stewart Wilcox. Ursal cherished family and friends, including the residents and staff at Independence Village, and the Grand Ledge Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held Monday, October 17, 2016, 11:00 a.m., at the Grand Ledge Baptist Church, 1120 Willow Hwy., with Pastor John Lemke officiating. Interment at Danby Township Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday 1-4 p.m. at the funeral home. Those desiring may make contributions to Grand Ledge Baptist Church, Grand Ledge Senior Center or Independence Village Activity Room. Online condolences may be shared at

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1:00 PM 10/16/2016 1:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 10/16/2016 4:00:00 PM
Peters & Murray Funeral Home

301 E. Jefferson Street
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Peters & Murray Funeral Home
301 E. Jefferson Street Grand Ledge 48837 MI
United States





11:00 AM 10/17/2016 11:00:00 AM
Grand Ledge Baptist Church

1120 Willow Hwy.
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Grand Ledge Baptist Church
1120 Willow Hwy. Grand Ledge 48837 MI
United States

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Danby Township Cemetery Final Resting Place

Charlotte Hwy.
Mulliken, MI 48861

Charlotte Hwy. Mulliken 48861 MI
United States

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